This weekly feature spotlights a variety handful of new enamel pin releases from the week. (This does not include pre-orders, only pins that are currently live and available for immediate purchase.) If you are debuting a new pin and would like it to be included in Pin Drop Friday, you can DM @for_the_share_of_flair on Instagram or email Caitlin.M.Foyt@gmail.com.
If the world’s of “Pokemon” and “Stranger Things” collided—Would Eleven be Pikachu? Dustin, Squirtle? Mike, Bulbasaur? It’s hard to know for sure. What we do know, though, is that Lucas makes a solid Charmander. Artist Hanxholo_arte’s mash-up is made with black nickel, and soft enamel coated in epoxy and glitter. It measures 1.8” long, is dual posted and comes with corresponding rubber pin-backs. Every pin will come with a free 3” decal while supplies last. This design is limited to just 50 pins. It’s now available for $8.88 at the artist’s website.
Heads up, Disney collectors! This week, artist K Collectibles launched a set of pins inspired by characters from the classic 1970 animated film “The AristoCats.” There are three Aristo Kittens included, each measuring between 2” and 2.15”. Each pin is made with hard enamel. A variant of each pin features glitter detailing on the bows. The set is available for $37 at the K Collectibles website.
Do you hear that? Those combat boots walking? That’s the revolution a’ comin’. This original design is new this week by CATPARTY Design Studio. The pin measures 1.25” and is made from soft enamel with an epoxy finish. It’s available for order through the artist’s Etsy store for $10.75.
The Flip Flop sandal is a weapon of choice for Hispanic mamas (and even some abuelas) everywhere. This week, The Pinskis debuted a new pin, featuring spinning action, in their shop. Each pin is made from soft enamel and measures 1” long. It’s double posted and comes with matching yellow rubber backings. You can find it in The Pinskis online shop for $10.
“We are each our own devil, and we make this world our hell.” –Oscar Wilde
Today, UK-based Cousin’s Collective released their latest pin, an original design by Black Booze Illustrations. Made with black metal and white soft enamel details, each pin measures 30mm. It’s dual posted and comes with rubber pin back enclosures. It’s available for sale for approximately $7.66 USD through the Cousin’s Collective website.